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Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week

Indigenous Right to Equitable Health Without Discrimination or Stigma

Schedule of events

1 December – 6 December

Alberta

Calgary

HIV Community Link: Community Voices for World AIDS Day

St. Stephen's Anglican Church, 1121 14 Ave SW

Thursday 30 November, 6.30 p.m.

Contact: Jason Lyver (403-508-2563)

Edmonton

National Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week: Métis Day – Métis, A Place and Space for Health

MacEwan University, Kihew Watston (Aboriginal Education Centre), 9-217 Classroom

Tuesday 5 December, 12.00 – 3.00 p.m.

Contact: Raye St. Denys (403-348-9562)

Edson

HIV West Yellowhead: Red Scarf Vigil

Contact: Lori Phillips

British Columbia

Pacific AIDS Network: Listing of World AIDS Day Events in B.C.

Kelowna

Living Positive Resource Centre, Men’s Health Initiative, REL8 Okanagan: Words & AIDS

Kelowna Art Gallery, 1315 Water Street

Saturday 2 December, 7.00 – 9.00 p.m.

Contact: Kim Kinakin (778-753-5830)

Vancouver

National Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week: Youth + Two Spirit Day – A Mile in Our Moccasins

Native Education College – Longhouse, 285 East 5th Avenue (Main & 5th)

Wednesday 6 December, 7.00 – 9.00 p.m.

Contact: Martin Morberg (604-266-7616)

Vancouver Island

World AIDS Day Events on Vancouver Island

Victoria

World AIDS Day events in Victoria

 

AIDS Vancouver Island: World AIDS Day: End Isolation, Stigma, HIV Transmission

 

Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week: Free Community Education Session and Film

Greater Victoria Library, Central Branch, Community Room, 735 Broughton Street, Lekwungen Territories

Friday 1 December, 3.00 – 5.00 p.m.

Contact: Hermione Jefferis (205-896-4562

Manitoba

Winnipeg

World AIDS Day events

National Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week: Working Together to Affect Change

Neeginan Centre, 181 Higgins Avenue

Friday 1 December, 8.30 a.m. – 1.00 p.m.

Contact: Mike Payne

National Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week: Crimson & Cocktails – A World AIDS Day Mixer

Fourth, 171 McDernot Avenue

Friday 1 December, 5.30 – 8.00 p.m.

Contact: 204-940-6075

Nova Scotia

Eskasoni

National Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week: Harm Reduction Day – Promising Practices Film Screening

65 Mini Mall Drive

Sunday 3 December, 5.00 – 7.00 p.m.

Contact: Jason Lawrence (604-266-7616)

Halifax

AIDS Coalition of Nova Scotia: World AIDS Day Vigil

Italian Cultural Center, 2629 Agricola Street

Friday 1 December, 7.00 – 9.00 p.m.

Contact: Lori (902-425-4882 ext. 225)

Nunavut

Iqualuit

National Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week Event: Indigenous Day

Contact: Sipporah Enuaraq (613-238-3977)

Ontario

Guelph

HIV/AIDS Resources and Community Health (ARCH) AIDS Awareness Week Event: Actin' Up / A Night of Red

Robusta Café, 101b-160 Macdonell Street

Friday 24 November, 7.00 p.m.

ARCH AIDS Awareness Week: Red Scarf Project Pop-Up

Old Quebec Street Shoppes, 55 Wyndham Street North

Saturday 25 November, 10.30 a.m. – 4.30 p.m.

ARCH AIDS Awareness Week Event: Tough Conversations - Disclosure Workshop

Guelph Civic Museum, 52 Norfolk Street

Sunday 26 November

ARCH AIDS Awareness Week: AIDS Vigil & Potluck

St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 161 Norfolk Street

Friday 1 December, 7.00 p.m.

Contact: Matthew (519-763-2255 ext. 153)

Hamilton

The AIDS Network: AIDS Day Vigil

Christ's Church Cathedral, 252 James Street North

Thursday 30 November, 7.00 p.m.

Oshawa

AIDS Committee of Durham Region (ACDR): Red Scarves event

Oshawa City Hall

Friday 1 December, 7.00 p.m.

Contact: Katie Namek or Mark Hammann

Ottawa

National Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week 2017 Launch Day Parliamentary Breakfast

131 Queen Street Street

Thursday 30 November, 7.30 – 9.30 a.m.

Contact: Trevor Stratton (416-993-3250)

Launch of the new UNAIDS  report, Blind Spot: reaching out to men and boys

Room 410, Wellington Building, 180 Wellington Street

Residence Inn by Marriot, 161 Laurier Avenue West

Friday 1 December, 9.00 – 9.50 a.m.

Contact: Roseline Murama

AIDS Committee of Ottawa: Red Ribbon Flag Raising Ceremony

Parliament Hill

Friday 1 December, 10.00 a.m.

Contact: Khaled Salam (613-238-5014 ext. 234)

National Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week: Indigenous Day

Residence Inn by Marriot, 161 Laurier Avenue West

Friday 1 December, 11.00 a.m. – 3.00 p.m.

Contact: Amy Mawdsley (604-266-7616)

Richmond Hill

AIDS Committee of York Region: World AIDS Day Open House

10,909 Yonge St, Suite 203

Friday 1 December, 6.00 p.m.

Contact: info@acyr.org

Thunder Bay

Nishnawbe Aski Nation: World AIDS Day 2017 Radio Broadcast

Wawatay Radio

Friday 1 December, 2.00 p.m.

Contact: Gloria

Toronto

Red Ribbon Walk for Life 2017, an AIDS awareness walk

St. Stephen's Community House gym, 91 Bellevue Avenue

Saturday 25 November, 1.00 p.m.

Contact: Nancy Sun (416-925-2103 ext. 1227 or 647-458-4314)

Alliance for South Asian AIDS Prevention (ASAAP): Celebrate World AIDS Day

Riverdale Hub, 1326 Gerrard Street East

Thursday 30 November, 6.00 – 9.00 p.m.

Contact: info@asaap.ca (416-599-2727 ext. 221)

Casey House: Voices for World AIDS Day

St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, 27 Front Street East

Thursday 30 November, 7.30 p.m.

Contact: heart@caseyhouse.on.ca (416-962-7600)

AIDS Committee of Toronto (ACT): Together Towards Zero Luncheon

Delta Hotels Toronto, 75 Lower Simcoe Street

Friday 1 December, 11.45 a.m. – 1.30 p.m.

Contact: Jason Patterson (416-340-8484 ext. 268)

Africans in Partnership Against AIDS (APAA): Our fight is not over. My Health, My Right.

APAA, 526 Richmond Street East

Friday 1 December, 4.00 – 6.00 p.m.

Contact: info@apaa.ca (416-924-5256)

Toronto People With AIDS Foundation (PWA): Community Carnation Memorial

519 Community Centre, Church Street

Friday 1 December, 5.45 – 7.15 p.m.

National Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week: Holistic health for Indigenous people living with and at risk of HIV

The 519 Church Street Ballroom (2nd Floor)

Wednesday 6 December, 1.00 – 5.00 p.m.

Contact: Jessica Demeria (416-642-6486 ext. 2215); Kerrigan Beaver; Aaron Bowerman (416-220-4942 mobile)

Whitby

AIDS Committee of Durham Region (ACDR): Celebration of Aging with HIV

Room 1B Whitby Main Library, Dundas Street West

Friday 24 November, 7.00 – 9.00 p.m.

Contact: Katie Namek or Mark Hammann

ACDR: 'Slice of Life'

Abilities Centre

Wednesday 28 November, 7.00 – 9.00 p.m.

Contact: Katie Namek or Mark Hammann

Quebec

Montreal

ACCM-affiliated World AIDS Day Events

 

ACCM: Discussion on U=U

ACCM, 2075 rue Plessis

Tuesday 28 November, 7.00 p.m.

Contact: treatment@accmontreal.org (514-527-0928)

The Concordia University Community Lecture Series on HIV/AIDS:  "What's Lost? What's Left? What's Possible? Resiliency in the Early Years of HIV/AIDS Community Organizing"

Concordia University EV Building, 1515 St. Catherine Street West

Thursday 30 November, 7.00 – 9.00 p.m.

La Table des organismes montréalais de lutte contre le sida (TOMS): World AIDS Day Vigil

Parc de l'Espoir

Friday 1 December, 5.00 p.m.

National Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week: Women's Day – Panel Discussion on PrEP

Native Friendship Centre of Montreal

Monday 4 December, 2.00 – 4.00 p.m.

Contact: Carrie Martin (514-933-4688)

Trois-Rivières

La Maison Re-Né: Open House

La Maison Re-Né

Friday 1 December, 2.00 – 5.00 p.m.

Contact: Carole Leclerc (819-379-2495)

Saskatchewan

World AIDS Day Events in Saskatchewan

Meadow Lake

World AIDS Day free hot breakfast

Meadow Lake Legion, 109 1 Street West

Friday 1 December, 7.30 – 9.30 a.m.

Candlelight Memorial Event

Door of Hope, 105 2nd Avenue East

Friday 1 December, 12.00 p.m.

Prince Albert

National Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week: Women's Day – Youth Understanding HIV Awareness

54 10th East Street

Monday 4 December, 1.00 – 3.00 p.m.

Contact: Brian Umpherville (306-763-5356)

Regina

Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region AIDS Awareness Week / World AIDS Day activities

Monday 27 November – Friday 1 December

National Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week: Indigenous Day – Honouring Our Ancestors

2735 5th Avenue

Friday 1 December, 1.00 – 2.30 p.m.

Contact: Leona Quewezance (1-877-210-7622 ext. 227)

Saskatoon

National Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week: Indigenous Day – Memorial Feast & Two Spirit Round Dance

Saskatoon Indian and Métis Friendship Centre, 168 Wall Street

Friday 1 December, 5.00 – 8.00 p.m.

Contact: Jack Saddleback (306-665-1224)

Yukon

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

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